Somethings are location, location, location. But then, some people have a personality that over rides that. Or, you can develope a personality that over rides location, location, location. Out West in Timber Country we see cowboy boots, but a cowboy hat is out of place. There are naturals that could wear a cowboy hat in the North West Timber Country. Now, if you lived East of the Cascade Mountians, you could easily were boots hat and all. In life we are expected to wear the clothes of the area and purpose and time, or be out of place. After all, Easterns look way out of place out West and it takes time for them to aquire the personality of the area to fit in, which includes wearing the right clothes. There is also the way you present you personality. So you can wear a bolo tie in NY City and people will look but it fits you and is just right some how and they will like it on you. Often the most outspoken against are the most insecure in what they are speaking against, so with clothing they wear what evereybody else is wearing too afriad to wear something esle different. If everybody was afriad to wear something different we'd all be wearing blankets like Moses. True cowboy boots are made for sitting on a horse. They have high heels that are small where they touch the floor and the back is cut at a slant. Buy the real thing and not the many pretends. And, because of the high heels, make for sure they fit.